The following information is courtesy of the Watauga County Sheriff’s Office. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

BOONE — AppHealthCare and the Mediation and Restorative Justice Center received a three-year federal allocation in excess of $550,000 to re-establish an in-jail recovery program and establish a pre-booking diversionary program to combat the opioid epidemic in Watauga County, the organization…

The following information is courtesy of the Boone Police Department. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Andrew "Dean" Maye, 89, of the Ellendale Community, Taylorsvil…

Eddie Joe Mash, 64, of Jefferson, N.C., passed away October 14, 2019.

The first standing ovation in the renovated Appalachian Theatre of the High Country wasn’t exactly for the venue’s first live performance in decades — it was for the theater itself and the myriad ways, large and small, an army of volunteers, benefactors and community members had contributed …

Donald Trump, an ongoing eruption of self-refuting statements (“I’m a very stable genius” with “a very good brain”), is adding self-impeachment to his repertoire. Spiraling downward in a tightening gyre, his increasingly unhinged public performances (Google the one with Finland’s dumbfounded…